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Monday, January 21, 2013
Reviewing the Patriots' blame game

By James Walker

The key third-quarter drop by Pro Bowl receiver Wes Welker certainly wasn’t the only reason the New England Patriots lost in the AFC Championship Game to the Baltimore Ravens. There was plenty of blame to go around.

Here are several key plays and players that crushed New England’s hopes to advance to Super Bowl XLVII:
Baltimore outplayed New England in just about every facet of this game. This is further proof that you always have to be at your best in the playoffs.